Discipline: Literature – nonfiction

Lara Bazelon

Discipline: Literature – nonfiction
Region: San Francisco, California
MacDowell fellowships: Spring 2016

Lara Bazelon writes about the American criminal justice system. Her book, The Last Shackle: Harm, Healing and Redemption in Cases of Wrongful Conviction (Beacon Press 2018), explores how restorative justice practices, applied after an exoneration, can bring healing and serve as a call to action for reform.



Lara Bazelon worked in the Banks studio.

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